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Rue Jozef Baus 1970 Wezembeek-Oppem

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Shiatsu Treatments

O-KI Shiatsu treatments

Shiatsu or acupressure is a traditional form of massage without the use of oil. Pressure is applied on the body, and often stretchings and relaxation techniques. In this way, the energystream in the energy-channels are reinforced or relaxed, according to the personal needs. Shiatsu promotes the self-healing forces which are inherent of every body.

These energy-channels are called meridians, and the many acupoints are called tsubo. They are directly connected to the organs of the body; to their working, their energy level, and their connection to the emotional and mental activity of the person.

During the treatment, the person sits or lies on a futon, a thick Japanese cotton mat. Always dressed.

Shiatsu can help to give an effective answer to many symptoms. Even more, during our treatments we search for the underlying causes of the symptoms or problems. This often results in not only a possible release of the symptom but even a real breakthrough in one’s Life itself.

Also on the emotional plane, problems like depression, fear, and all traumatism.  And, above all, let us not forget the base of shiatsu: the relaxing effect that helps always.

Shiatsu is the ancien art of Energetic Harmonisation. Shiatsu stimulates the circulation of energy to all body systems and helps the release of excess energy in all the body-cells, it enhances your energy-level and brightens your consciousness.


In O-KI Shiatsu, we work in 4 phases.
In each step you hold the key to move on to the next :


First, we always work on the relaxational level to invite deep relaxation in the body and the mind.  This we call deep relaxing shiatsu. It is truly one of the greatest presents you can give to yourself !

In a second phase we can reach to a deeper level in the body and invite an acceptance in the mind. A voluntary acceptance to what is. To accept the present situation in the body. Acceptance is the prerequisite to be able to invoke change. The person will improve the contact with the own body, we call this grounding. It reinstalls the connection between body and awareness, mind, perception. It brings the attention inwardly, which is the only way to start true healing. Often people only become aware of their body when it hurts, it means that the mind is only oriented outwardly. In this phase we bring the attention and care, back to the own body, to the internal experience. A logic result is a rise in consciousness, and awareness of the inner potential.

The 3rd phase , with the permission of the person, is called ” the letting go ” phase. We let go of old patterns, beliefs, habits. both physical as emotional. The very body-cells carry the mental and emotional past and what is stored within, and it are the cells that let go. By releasing, we arrive at installing the living awareness in the body, the consciousness connected with the cells of the body. During this process we give unlimited support to the person.

In a fourth phase, we will experience a profound level of wellbeing, a deep inner peace, a connection within and often also simultaneously with the entire existence. Life is blossoming. Body and mind are aligned again with your purpose, with the Soul’s aspiration. Then everything makes sense and you are connected to the Life Energy that holds all.​

Shiatsu can help you if you suffer from:

Migraine, backproblems, tiredness, physical tension, loss of vitality or appetite, immunityproblems, painful menstruation, joint pains, all stress related issues, (constant) fatigue, digestif problems, insomnia, circulation problems,  neckpain, whiplash, allergie, astma. 

The O-KI Group counts 5 Shiatsu facilitators and teachers, each with his/her own speciality. Thanks to the development and sharing of each one’s approach we have spontaneously developed the 9 types of O-KI Shiatsu. If it feels difficult to make a choice, or you want to work on different levels simultaniously, just contact us and together we find the perfect approach for you.

Any way, we always adjust our treatment, type of pressure applied and techniques, to your personal needs and wishes.

Shiatsu is an ideal way to destress and prevent illness. Shiatsu stimulates your mental, emotional and physical wellbeing.

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The 9 types of O-KI Shiatsu

Relaxing &
Revitalising Shiatsu

in case of stress, fatigue,
feeling of  « it’s just too much »​

EmoShiatsu & Decoding

in case of
disturbing emotions​
repetitive issues in life

Structural Shiatsu
& Regeneration

in case of muscular , structural ,
articular problems
in the physical body

Purification &
Detoxifying Shiatsu
in case of
excess acidity
all modern illnesses related to civilisatose

Shiatsu & Voice Therapy

in case of respiratory blockages
fear to express oneself
feeling ” locked up “

Shiatsu & Oncologie

professional shiatsu coaching by our
practitioner who went through cancer himself​

Chair Shiatsu

Pain or problems in the upper part of the body​
Neck & Shoulders

Shiatsu  Burn – Out

practical treatment and coaching
through the 4 phases of burn out

Shiatsu for Women

stress, pain, fatigue


Bart Dierick founded O-KI Shiatsu and EmoShiatsu
and is director of the O-KI Shiatsu School, since 1998.

He studied relaxing, revitalising and regenerating Shiatsu in Europe and lived 9 years in Asia and Japan where he practiced Shiatsu, Zen Shiatsu, Seiki, Reiki and Budo with many teachers.

When you contact us, we see together which practitioner will be the most in synchronicity with your needs.

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Practical information

A treatment takes a full hour (70 euros) or full 1,5 hours (110 euros). After an intake and an verbal and visual observation, you are invited to take place on the futon, a Japanese comfortable mat of organic coton. During the whole treatment you remain dressed, preferable in natural and wide clothing. A dressing room is at your disposal.

Languages : English, French, Dutch, Italian, German

Where : Brussels 1050 Ixelles, 1702 Groot Bijgaarden, 1170 Watermael Boitsfort

Who : Bart Dierick & his colleagues.​

We received feedback:
Hello Bart. I’m not sure if you remember me, S. here. I came to see you for treatment 2yrs back. You crossed my mind this week and I wanted to say hello. I feel so much better after seeing you and thank you for all you have done 🙏🏽 S.

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